Dance Shelter 2017

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Event Description
Thursday/Friday  .  Mar 2/3.  7:30 pm.  Hamlin Park Theater.

"showcases a slew of burgeoning talent  . . . each (piece) is every bit as audacious, complex, and unusual as audiences have come to expect" (Matt de La Pena,

Potent contemporary dance works by 4 risk-taking choreographers take the stage in Dance Shelter 2017 (produced by the Chicago Moving Company).

On the bill are:

"Gravity Falls"  a premiere work-in-progress by Bessie Award-winning dance artist, Timothy Buckley.

"Mobius/3" by the Chicago Moving Company---a site-specific quartet, at once lyrical, redolent by Japanese choreographer, Saiko Kino (recipient of the Yokohama Art Prize); "Mobius" was originally conceived in Tottori and Tokyo, Japan and has been re-envisioned for Chicago's Hamlin Park Theater  

new works by noted experimentalists/CMC Artists in Residence:  Rachel Bunting/The Humans and Ayako Kato/Art Union Humanscape; Kato's "Tuning" is a sound and movement collaboration (featuring live music by Peter Maunu (Thursday/guitar, violin, mandolin) and both Maunu and Jason Roebke (double bass) on Friday.

all 4 works are performed each night

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photos:  A. Deran Photography (Buckley), Jeremy O'Donnell (CMC), William Frederking (Kato).


Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary


Hamlin Park Fieldhouse Theater

Hamlin Park Theater, Hamlin Park Fieldhouse 3035 N. Hoyne
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 880-5402